Table of contents for Galileo : the genius who faced the inquisition / Philip Steele.

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Contents
galileo's childhood
A Scientist is Born	8
Going to School	12
Italy in Galileo's Time	14
Everyday Life 	16
student 
and teacher
The Student	22
The Teacher	24
New Ideas	26
An Eye on the Heavens	28
Family Matters	30
Sun, Moon, and Stars	32
inquisition
Trouble Ahead 	36
Friends and Enemies	40
The Trial 	42
the final years
House Arrest	48
What We Know Now	50
Spreading the Word	52
The Fading Light	54
After Galileo	58
Glossary 	60
Bibliography and Index 	62
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Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Galilei, Galileo, 1564-1642.
Astronomers -- Italy -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Astronomy -- Italy -- History -- 16th century -- Juvenile literature.
Astronomy -- Italy -- History -- 17th century -- Juvenile literature.